Hermano’s soundscapes sweep listeners off their feet—sometimes, quite literally
Live music highlights for the week of March 21, 2018.
Win tickets to Don Carlos on Friday, April 6 at Moe's Alley.
Jazz the Dog plays Friday, March 23 at Michael’s on Main
Mary Gauthier’s new album is the end result of a groundbreaking collaboration with soldiers
Live music highlights for the week of March 14, 2018. THURSDAY 3/15 CELTIC BLACK BROTHERS The Black Family has been...
Aza plays Friday, March 16 at Michael’s on Main.
Why the Regrettes’ ‘Feel Your Feelings, Fool’ is having such a big impact on fans
Live music highlights for the week of March 7, 2018. THURSDAY 3/8 HAWAIIAN MASTERS OF HAWAIIAN MUSIC The connection between Santa...
Win tickets to Flogging Molly on Tuesday, March 20 at the Catalyst
Andy Fuhrman plays Wednesday, March 7 at Michaels on Main
The textured beauty of pianist Fabian Almazan’s jazz reflects his cosmic inspiration
Live music highlights for the week of February 28, 2018. WEDNESDAY 2/28 JAZZ MILES ELECTRIC BAND Miles Davis landed at the...
Win tickets to Psychedelic Furs at the Catalyst on Sunday, March 11
Last September, laid-back local folk-rock singer-songwriter Austin Shaw released his debut album to a packed house at the Kuumbwa. That same year,...
Wild ensemble brings a whole new approach to Coltrane’s oft-covered ‘A Love Supreme’
With a new album due out and a new sound, reinvigorated Squirrel Nut Zippers catch second wind
Live music highlights for the week of February 21, 2018.
Win tickets to Molotov on Sunday, March 4 at the Catalyst.
Soulwise plays Friday, Feb. 23 at Moe’s Alley.
Johanna Warren incorporates plant-spirit medicine and local herbalists in her shows
West of Nashville plays Thursday, Feb. 15 at the Crow’s Nest
Live music highlights for the week of February 14, 2018. WEDNESDAY 2/14 FOLK LAURA LOVE DUO In the 1990s and 2000s,...
Bay Area’s Talkie follows up audacious debut with two very different records
Music highlights for the week of February 7, 2018.
Many professional musicians get their start in high school music programs. For Santa Cruz high schoolers with an interest in jazz, they...
R&B sensation is still finding his comfort zone with success
Fulminante is a melting pot of sound that befits their powerful moniker
Live music highlights for the week of January 31, 2018. WEDNESDAY 1/31 A CAPPELLA LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO Little was known about...
After leaving her native Santa Cruz to make it in L.A., Taylor Rae finds success and fulfillment back in her hometown